Proposed Regulations for CPA and

Residential Programs Section

Proposed New General Regulation for Residential Centers, Group Boarding Homes and Child Placement Agencies

The CPA and Residential Programs Section is proposing a new general regulation for residential centers, group boarding homes and child placement agencies. The proposed regulation is needed to clarify requirements for criminal history and child abuse and neglect registry background checks for these programs. In order to receive written and verbal comments on the proposed regulation the KDHE, Division of Health, Bureau of Family Health will conduct a public hearing April 8, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. in Room 530 of the Curtis State Office Building, 1000 SW Jackson, Topeka. To be considered during the public comment period written comments may be submitted to the contact person listed below or presented in writing or verbally at the public hearing. Written comments will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on the day of the hearing.

Contact: Dorothy Tenney, LMSW
Phone: 785-296-1270
Fax: 785-296-0803